Marketing & Business Development
Shawna received a Bachelor’s degree in Public Relations and Communications with a concentration in Marketing from Western Carolina University. While in school, Shawna was a cheerleader for both basketball and football seasons, volunteer/organizer for the annual Mountain Heritage Day Festival, and enjoyed classes where she was able to explore and learn different facets of the marketing industry.
Western Carolina is also where she met husband and owner of Milestone Contracting, Dustin Penland. Over the years, the two have become a dynamic duo working together to keep their business organized and ensuring clients have a pleasant experience throughout the building process.
Shawna is responsible for business development and also manages the website and social media platforms. She also enjoys having a role in the design of both the exterior and interior designs of homes and has a knack for assisting clients equip their new homes with beautiful finishes while staying within budget.
In her spare time, she enjoys time with family and friends, boating at Lake Lure, spending hours crafting ideas she finds on Pinterest, and various trips to local bakeries with daughters, Blakely and Everly.
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